NUPh structure

Rector of the National University of Pharmacy – Kotvitska Alla AnatoliivnaDoctor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Professor, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine

Languages of instruction: Ukrainian, Russian, English.

Training period: 1 – 6 years, depending on basic education.

Mode of study:  full-time, part-time, distance, evening-time.

Academic process is carried out on the basis of the leading chemical and pharmaceutical enterprises, pharmacies, clinics of Kharkiv and Ukraine.

University facilities:

  • educational and production area: 105000 sq.m.
  • 6 academic buildings
  • 6 hostels
  • NUPh botanical garden: 9000 sq.m.
  • research field


  • cable television
  • language labs with application of intensive technologies
  • 38 computer classrooms
  • modern equipment
  • hi-tech devices
  • Scientific Library
  • more than 600 000 volumes of educational and scientific literature
  • 8 electronic reading halls
  • sports and health complex: 2860 sq. m.
  • catering complex for 700 places
  • NUPh is a large centre of pharmaceutical science.

Scientific directions:

  • Chemical synthesis and analysis of biologically active substances, creation of synthetic medicines.
  • Pharmacognostic study of biologically active substances, creation of botanical medicine.
  • Development of composition and technology of production of biologically active substances and natural drugs (except for botanical medicine).
  • Pharmacological study of biologically active substances, synthetic and natural medicines, their application in medical practice.
  • Organization of pharmaceutical business, management and marketing in pharmacy.
  • Creation of homeopathic drugs.
  • Development of composition and technology of production of veterinary medicines.
  • Creation of curative cosmetics.
  • Pedagogy and psychology of higher medical and pharmaceutical school.

Scientific and teaching staff :

  • 122 Doctors of Sciences, 91 Professors
  • 441 Candidates of Sciences, 321 Associate Professors

Training scientific and teaching staff of the highest qualification at NUPh

PhD and D.Sc. programs in the following specialities:

14.03.05 — Pharmacology

15.00.01 — Technology of Drugs, Organization of Pharmaceutical Business and Forensic Pharmacy

15.00.02 — Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmacognosy

15.00.03— Standardization and Organization of Production of Drugs

Three specialized scientific councils function at the National University of Pharmacy

The university issued scientific journals: “News of Pharmacy”, “Clinical Pharmacy”, “Journal of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry”, “Management, economics and quality assurance in pharmacy”, “Ukrainian biopharmaceutical journal”, “Social Pharmacy in Public Health” , “ScienceRise” (with Ternopil state medical University. Gorbachevskogo IJ), which are professional and Education of Ukraine approved the scientific and popular magazine “Beauty and the Department of laboratory diagnostics.”